Dental Fillings That Are Right For Kids

Those nasty sugar bugs! Often due to an excess of sugary drinks and treats or a lack of good brushing and healthy flossing, bacteria can make its home on your kid’s teeth and cause cavities....

All About Cavities and Kids

Parents ask us questions about cavities all the time. How do I know if my child has a cavity? How do you see them? How do you fix cavities in children? How do I explain cavities to my child? And the...

What do I do if my child chips or knocks out a tooth?

​If your child chips or accidentally knocks out a tooth, acting quickly is very important. Dr. Kimberly has an emergency hotline to call (843.284.6497) even outside of operating hours to make sure...
3 Healthy Habits for Better Oral Health in the New Year

3 Healthy Habits for Better Oral Health in the New Year

Happy New Year! January is the perfect time to reflect for a few minutes on all we’ve accomplished in the past year and what we can do in the months ahead to make this year even better. Now, we know your new year’s resolutions probably haven’t always included taking...

All Your Braces Questions, Answered!

All Your Braces Questions, Answered!

Who needs braces? If your dentist sees that teeth are crooked, seem a little crowded, or are overlapping when you bite, they might suggest orthodontic treatment. When’s the best age to get braces? Most kids get braces around 10-13 years old, once permanent teeth have...

Are You A Good Candidate for Teeth Whitening?

Are You A Good Candidate for Teeth Whitening?

We’re often asked how to get a sparklier smile. Teeth whitening is one of the most popular cosmetic dental procedures today and there are several ways to go about it. Before we get into all the options available to you, it’s important to understand that everyone may...

Back to School Floss Dance Challenge!

Show us your best Floss Dance and Enter to Win a New Backpack & $50 Target Gift Card! It's almost time for back to school, so we're ending the summer on a fun note with the Floss and Brush Dance PKD Challenge! Show us your best videos of the floss dance, and...

7 Ways to Use Your Old Toothbrush

7 Ways to Use Your Old Toothbrush

If you’re brushing your teeth twice a day for at least two minutes each time like we recommend, you’ll spend a total of 1,460 minutes brushing your teeth every year. That’s a lot of brush time!     It also means that you’re going through a whole bunch of...